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Archaeologists discovered the remains of four men who were leaders of America's first English settlement. (Credit: JamestownRediscovery/YouTube)

Remains of 4 Early Colonial Leaders Discovered at Jamestown

Archaeologists have uncovered human remains of four of the earliest leaders of the English colony that would become America, buried for more than 400 years near the altar of what was America’s first Protestant church in Jamestown, Virginia.

9 hours ago

Skeleton being digged up at an archaeological dig (Photo credit: MAHMOUD ZAYAT/AFP/Getty Images)

Scientists Find Cannibalism at American Settlement

Scientists revealed Wednesday that they have found the first solid archaeological evidence that some of the earliest American colonists at Jamestown, Va., survived harsh conditions by turning to cannibalism.

05/01/2013

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Jamestown Settlement Hosting ‘Military Through the Ages’

Military re-enactors are coming together this weekend for Jamestown Settlement’s annual “Military Through the Ages” event.

03/16/2012

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Young People To Be Recognized In Virginia As U.S. Citizens

Children of recently naturalized U.S. citizens will be recognized at a citizenship ceremony this week in Williamsburg.

03/05/2012